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How to Change Name in Wisconsin LLC

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Wisconsin LLC Name Change

Are you a business owner looking for Wisconsin LLC Name Change? With the ever-changing nature of business, sometimes it’s important to Change Name your LLC to ensure the most accurate records are kept.

There are various ways to do this based on your state.
This guide will walk you through the steps to correctly do this for yourself in Wisconsin:

Fill out Form 504

This form is available here for download. Once downloaded, fill it out like so:

Before proceeding, check name availability https://www.wdfi.org/apps/CorpSearch/Search.aspx
1) State the name of the limited liability company (before any change effected by this amendment)
2) Enter the date the initial articles of organization were filed.
3) Specify the amendment(s) to the limited liability company’s articles of organization by identifying each item that is being amended, and how the amended item is to read
4) The document must be executed by one or more persons authorized by the company.
5) Fill out the contact information form

There's multiple ways to submit this form - online, by mail, via fax, in-person.

Submit it online

1) Go to https://wdfi.org/apps/gofr/Form/Index/50
2) Click start
3) Enter entity name or entity Id and search record
4) Click on Select and next
5) Check box and enter the new LLC name
6) Do not check box for any other amendment except otherwise
7) Enter any other provision (if applicable)
8) List the name of the drafter
9) Enter the title, date and signature of the authorized representative
10) Enter the effective date (if applicable)
11) Enter the contact information (optional)
12) Review
13) Pay

Submit it by mail

1) Submit one original to the State of WI-Dept. of Financial Institutions, Box 93348, Milwaukee WI, 53293-0348, together with a check for the $40.00 filing fee payable to the Department of Financial Institutions.
2) For express or priority U.S. mail, please mail to the State of WI-Dept. of Financial Institutions, Division of Corporate and
Consumer Services, 4822 Madison Yards Way, 4th Fl., North Tower, Madison WI, 53705.


  1. Prepare by choosing a Name and Registered Agent
  2. File Certificate of Formation with the State of Texas
  3. Apply for an EIN with the IRS
  4. Obtain an Operating Agreement
  5. Handle Ongoing Texas Compliance and Maintenance
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